Best in National Specialty Winners

The Great Dane Club of Canada has a longstanding tradition of holding annual National Specialty Shows. From it’s inception and first show in 1965, to the current day, each of these beautiful Best of Breed winning dogs forms a part of Canadian Great Dane history. We are proud to showcase these winners, each is a wonderful representative of the breed.

2015

Am Can Ch Laurado’s Dragonfly

Breeders: Katie Edwards, Shannon Edwards

Owner: Katie Edwards, Shannon & Rachel Edwards

2014

Am Can Ch Kemac N Leinenstones SumR Shandy

Breeders: Kymm Cowley, Jeff Mead

Owners: Renee Russo, Lori A. Spicer

2013

Am Can Ch Burke’s Pinocchio of BNV, CGN

Breeders: Clair & Daniel Burke

Owners: Brenda & Nick Vanderlinden

2012

Am Can Ch Laurado’s Dragonfly

Breeders: Katie Edwards, Shannon Edwards

Owner: Katie Edwards, Shannon & Rachel Edwards

 

2011

Am Can Ch Strider N Leinenstones Katalea

Breeders: Glen & Kelly Tait

Owners: Renee Russo, Lori Spicer, Glen & Kelly Tait

 

2010

Am Can Ch CaMe California Dream

Breeder/Owner/Handler: Isabelle Messier

2009

Am Can Ch Strider N Leinenstones Katalea

Breeders: Glen & Kelly Tait

Owners: Renee Russo, Lori Spicer, Glen & Kelly Tait

 

2008

Can Ch Striders Miss Kitty Fantastico

Breeder/Owner/Handler: Glen & Kelly Tait, Strider Perm. Reg’d

 

2007

Dantrydanes Itzy Bitzy Magic

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2006

Am Can Ch Adonis’ Emerging Perfection

Breeders/Owners: Cynthia Powell, Adonis Reg’d

2005

Am Can Ch Striders Silken Fantasy

Breeder/Owner/Handler: Glen & Kelly Tait, Strider Perm. Reg’d

 

2004

Am Can Ch Whisperhills Tuff E Nuff

Breeder/Owner: Donna Conod, Whiperhill Perm. Reg’d

 

2003

Can Ch Rockingdane’s Lonestar

Breeder/Owner/Handler: Sonia Bernett, Rockingdane Perm. Reg’d

 

2002

Am Can Ch Striders Macho Uno

Breeder/Owners: Glen & Kelly Tait, Strider Perm. Reg’d

 

2001

Am Can Ch Standbyme’s Believe In Magic

Breeders: Scott Johnson, D & K Sylvester

Owners: Scott & Helen Johnson, Dave Silvester

 

2000

Can Ch Rockingdane’s LandCruiser

Breeder/Owner/Handler: Sonia Bernett, Rockingdane Perm. Reg’d

 

1999

Am Can Ch Standbyme’s Believe In Magic

Breeders: Scott Johnson, D & K Sylvester

Owners: Scott & Helen Johnson, Dave Silvester

 

1998

Am Can Ch Paquestone Zaniri G’Nite Graci

Breeder: Raymond R. Goldstone, Paquestone Perm. Reg’d

Owners: Laureen & Joanne Kinney, Raymond R. Goldston

 

1997

Am Can Ch Striders KC Khan V Drogheda

Breeder: Julia Huffstetter Kerr

Owners: Glen & Kelly Tait, Strider Perm. Reg’d

 

1996

Am Can Ch Striders KC Khan V Drogheda

Breeder:  Julia Huffstetter Kerr

Owners: Glen & Kelly Tait, Strider Perm. Reg’d

 

1995

Am Can Ch Striders KC Khan V Drogheda

Breeder:  Julia Huffstetter Kerr

Owners: Glen & Kelly Tait, Strider Perm. Reg’d

 

1994

Can Ch Cockatrice’s Kodiak

Breeder: Carolina Cameron, Cockatrice Reg’d

Owners: Carolina Cameron, Renate Crews

 

1993

Am Can Ch Striders Kokomo Khan

Breeders/Owners: Glen & Kelly Tait, Strider Perm. Reg’d

 
 

1992

Can Ch Striders Kayla Khan

Breeders: Glen & Kelly Tait, Strider Perm. Reg’d

Owner: Brenda Denomme

 

1991

Can Ch Boss’s First Son Joshua

Breeder: Pay Payjack

Owner: Ruth Dalton

 

1990

Can Ch Boss’s First Son Joshua

Breeder: Pay Payjack

Owner: Ruth Dalton

 

1989

Can Ch Boss’s First Son Joshua

Breeder: Pay Payjack

Owner: Ruth Dalton

 

1988

Am Ch Burke’s Machine Gun Kelly SDS

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1987

Can Ch Cilka’s Sky’s The Limit

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1986

Can Ch Cilkas Erlich Syn Otlyky

Breeder/Owner: Irena Kucera, Cilka Reg’d

 

1985

Can Ch Admiral’s Pride

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1984

Can Am Ch Questar Vladez of Sheboane

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1983

Ch Amberly Acres Bathsheba

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1982

Ch Shotfire’s Gieno Georgette

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1981

Ch Delmanor’s Johann

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1980

Ch Zingara’s Zsultan Khyan

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1979

Ch Zingara’s Pharoh

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1978

Ch Dane Acre’s Bold Bandit

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1977

Can Am Ch Dinro’s Diplomat

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1976

Can Am Ch Dinro’s Diplomat

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1975

Ch Dancer’s Nuryev of Alandayn

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1974

Can Am Ch Danelagh’s Zari

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1973

Can Am Ch Davos Baroness Zareba

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1972

Can Am Ch Davos Baroness Zareba

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1971

Lady Zsa Zsa of Hildydane

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1970

Ch Zolla Von Zordane

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1969

Can Am Ch Davos Zarina of Dukav

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1968

Ch Kick Off Of Marydane

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1967

Drexels Paladin

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1966

Am Ch Honey Hollow Cameo Caprice

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1965

Southgate Yesca

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